Date: 26th February 2018 at 9:55pm
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were heavily linked with a move for Bordeaux’s Malcolm during the January but it seems that have missed their chance to land the highly-rated winger.

The MirrorĀ claims are now leading the chase to sign the 20-year-old Brazilian, who caught the eye of both Arsenal and north London rivals during the mid-season window.

However Bordeaux, who are struggling in this season, refused to sanction a departure and that’s allowed Bayern to steal a march in the chase for his signature- as they seek to bolster their side in order to return to the summit of European football.

The Bavarian outfit are keen on replacing ageing duo and Arjen Robben, with Malcolm seen as the ideal signing- and Bordeaux boss Gus Poyet has already admitted he expects to lose his starring youngster during the summer.

Malcolm is yet to feature for Brazil’s senior side but represented his nation in the 2016 Olympics and could become a key-part of the South American nation’s squad in the post era.